Attention disengagement in children with developmental coordination disorder.

  title={Attention disengagement in children with developmental coordination disorder.},
  author={Kate Wilmut and Janice H. Brown and John P. Wann},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  volume={29 1},
PURPOSE Previous research has shown that children with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) have poorly developed strategies for allocating attention. This study examines the allocation of attention and integration of visuo-spatial and motor systems in children with DCD in a motor (look+hit condition) and a motor-free (look condition) task. METHOD Three groups of control children were used to compare the performance of a group of children with DCD. Children were seated in front of a… CONTINUE READING

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